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can reduce flu period but take them within the first 48 hours of symptoms. talk with your health care provider if young have the flu. reduce your fever and chills with overs counter medicine like acetaminophen, helping you to feel better so custay -- can stay hydrated it will help you feel better. >> and this is your excuse: stay home. it's good to skip work for school if you have fever and are worried you have the flu. and the last tip: warm liquids. hot tea with honey to help on that cough and sore throat, chicken soup, loaded with anti-oxidants. and even the warm liquids of saline water. gargle warm saline water to ease a sore throat. those are my doctor's orders for the day. and if you are not sure where to get the flu shot, log on to flu.gov and use their flu vaccine finder tool.
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get your flu shot today. for more information on anything you saw go to www.thedoctorstv.com. thank you so much for joining us during this special hour! ♪
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with its results as well. >> here's a look at the numbers on wall street the dow lost with a three- pointer to close at 13,00511. >> the nasdaq bank six to end up at 300117. >> and the s and p 500 rose a fraction of a point. >> europe's air safety authorities follow the united states and ordering the grounding and safety review of boeing's 787 streamliner following a series of incidents with the aircraft in recent days. >> the faa is grounding all boeing 787 streamliners in the u.s. until the company can prove it fixed basket problems. >> it comes after intense or two airlines japan grounded the plane, because of similar issues. >> the faa announced today that battery failure caused the leak of flammable material, heat damage, and smoke. >> the only u.s. carrier which flies the plaintiff
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united airli>> since july, thers been a growing list reported issues with the boeing 787 including pratt engines, and a fuel leak. >> meanwhile how their watchers said the united airlines tried again to raise prices after similar moves failed earlier this month. >> fare compare .com says that i did raise prices on wednesday for travel within the u.s. by up to $20 per round trip. united tried to raise prices by up to $10 per round trip on general third but rolled back the crease after other airlines cut their fares unchanged. >> health and for mission for san francisco restaurant also be available on yelp . >> mayor ed lee hosts including the scores from the department of public health will improve transparency and ultimately food safety. >> if it proves successful,
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the rest of course could find their way to other sites like google and trip adviser. >> currently, the city's restaurants are required to post this course are required to produce the live as by a customer. >> and three questions proven to be a recipe for success at all one basedask .com. the company has turned itself around by going back to its core entering people's questions. >> asked original mission was sidetracked early on by the success of google. >> now, instead of tried to go head-to-head with the tech giant as it back to doing what they do best. as is now consistently the top- 10 website, according to commerce or media metrix. >> it averaged 104 million
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visitors in december, and was the eighth most visited site. >> still ahead nudity in san francisco again in front of judges the dividend had state and federal court. >> will have details coming
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>>4:15 is the time to find out from erica what the forecast is. >> mid to upper 60s certainly a possibility as we take it live to our mount tam camera. we have gusty winds and the higher elevations. that is not the big story. a lot of you are waking up to cold in fours. north bay community sitting in the upper twenties. livermore at the freezing mark. 39 in san carlos. we are warmer than yesterday in hayward and oakland coming in at 43 degrees. remember these are not your morning lows. temperatures will continue to drop as we push in closer to sunrise. but us get your head lines as we head into the afternoon expected mostly sunny, warm conditions. a good mix of fifties and sixties around the bay. into the evening hours it will make clear and not as cold as some of the previous night. >> a lot of communities by 8:00 p.m. will be in the low
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50s and upper '40's. overall pleasant forecast for the next two to four hours. >> here is something we have not seen for quite some time is the fog. >> i guess you could not see anything in some spots. 5 mi. for the navato spirit for for those of you in santa rosa. >> as at all is clear. i do not expect any flight delays that-sfo is clear. >> the south bay numbers, los gatos 66. 65 in the arm and valley. it will be warm for this time of year. that dashed almedan valley. >> 57 expected in pleasanton. to the north bay a sunny day ahead of us. 61 for petaluma. downtown san
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francisco sitting in the upper 50s. 534 daly city. a few degrees warmer in richmond. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights temperatures will not be too bad at all for the next several days. your morning lows will jump. as we head into the weekend especially. a couple of spots on the freezing mark most of us in the '40's. >> afternoons bring plenty of sunshine to all of us. lows 60s on the board for some of our south bay spots. they climb into the upper 60s. we will continue in pleasant weather as we start the next work week. wednesday we are looking at a 10 percent chance of showers. >> more on your extended forecast coming up momentarily. >> in the traffic center we had an earlier accident south bound 80 the off ramp. >> we had an injury accident blocking some of the lanes. that has been cleared. no residual ill affects because of it. we are good to go
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around they area. >> bay bridge toll plaza is a pretty easy commute from all the approaches. the meter lights and not active top speed of the incline. the drive time under eight minutes from the foot of the maize for feet fremont street. >> the san mateo bridge is incident free. >> no problems down the nimitz. >> talks before your north bay ride south bound 101 to the golden gate bridge. >> if you are taking interstate 280 in the north bound direction a lot of green on our road way censors. north bound 101 moves well. no issues. we have not seen too many cars on the road. i have looked at some of our live cameras pretty much empty. one to one more about where it meets highway 87. >> to the north bay we are incident free spirit that drive time as of now 23 minutes from the bottlnavto
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passed 37 to the golden gate plaza. >> police say a man who killed his father in a fremont home last week will not be charged murder. according to investigators the father came over to a house on party court where's two sons live. during the visit, family members say started yelling at one of the suns and then began attacking him with a baseball bat that had nails in it. >> police say that is when the second son shot his father once in the chest. >> the son left the scene before officers arrived. >> but showed up at the police station two hours later, with a handgun used in the shooting. >> investigators determine the sun was acting in self- defense. >> police say, the two sons and their father has had prior contact with police. >> the fbi has traded at el sobrante real estate
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office. this is video our helicopter parts shipped with abc seven news. >> federal agents serve the warrant at the pinnacle realtors office on the ap in way yesterday. but could not disclose the details about the operations as the search for to steal. neighbor say they knew little about the company, which moved into the building about two years ago. >> the building previously how to delhi. >> according to the pinnacle will enters website, the business is owned by want manchno oforinda, will specialize in as a financing for first-time buyers and other real-estate services. >> two masked gunman of the san leandro home depot store in the west a shopping center to tonight. >> it happened just after 7:00 p.m.. the two robbers held up a cashier in a off with an undisclosed amount cash. a store employe that it during the fighting or deal. san leandro police say, the suspect that that
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is sent to another reason robbery in the same shopping center. >> said leandro police are hoping that surveillance video will help investigators identified the suspects involved. >> the fate of san francisco recently has spent on public nudity could be sought decided in court today. new activist 5 loss will buy as fast. it is still in effect--it should take effect on february 1st. >> they argue that being new is protected under constitutional grounds as expression of free speech. the ordinance of violating the protection clause. >> a man accused of a brutal rape during a home invasion last weekend in san francisco was ordered held on a $5 million bell. bonail jon joe faces nine felony counts
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including rape, robbery and burglary with the intent to commit sexual assault for the attack saturday on all to a strealta street. >> jones did not enter plea in return to court on friday to be assigned an attorney. >> the 26 year-old victim was taken that as talking on the phone and entering her home when jones allegedly forced his way in, then robbed and sexually assaulting the woman. >> giant faces a maximum sentence of multiple life terms in prison if convicted on all charges. >> we will be back with more on the kron 4
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>>4:25 is on the clock. >> a no-nnotre dame football star as christmas tour of overcoming the death of a girlfriend and not be true. i mandtie tayoh now says he
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was a victim of a sick joke. ed dpayne the storage. >> he says his girlfriend and grandmother died within hours of each other to play to honor them. the girl for a story was a hoax. notre dame athletic director says he only spoke to the girlfriend in question on line and on the telephone. >> this was an elaborate sophisticated hoax perpetrated for reasons we cannot fully understand. it had a certain cruelty at its core. >> the story was that the football players girlfriend died of leukemia. the football player did not attend her funeral because he promised 30 would not miss a game. >> the writer who broke the story says some things does not add up. >> we have a lot of stories about how they met. she was
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a student at stanford and that after the 2009 football game. we know that did not happen. >> and there is this. >> when he said i know i will see my girlfriend again some day we know now they never saw each other in the first place. >> i could not do it without them. i cannot do it without the support of my family at a girlfriend's family. >> i know i will see them again one day. >> in a report by espn he said in part to realize i was the victim of what was apparently someone's sick joke and constant lies was and is painful and humiliating. >> he was the heisman trophy runner-up and is expected to be a first round pick in the nfl draft this spring. >> i am a ed pyne reporting. >> the sundance film festival kicks off this evening and you will not be a pass to get front row seat. you could want 12 short films from the 2013
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short film program on utube . a new channel of a screening room. that will show case two films every week. >> still ahead it is a part of california's history and is still missing. we will are getting a first look at what the art of fact, taken from oakland museum looks like. we will have more details of the investigation on the kron 4 morning news returns. >> an easy ride on the golden gate bridge. of a cold start. bundle up. we will be right >> announcer: meet jill. she thought she'd feel better after seeing her doctor. and she might have, if not for kari, the identity thief who stole jill's social security number to open credit cards, destroying jill's credit and her dream of retirement. now meet amanda. with a swipe of her debit card, she bought some gas... and an all-expense-paid trip to hawaii for ben. ben is the identity thief
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in some spots in the low 50s. that ste28 >> we have areas of patchy frost and fog. into the afternoon everyone in the same boat. that vote includes plenty of sunshine temperatures in the upper 50s to potential upper 60s. tomorrow similar conditions if not warmer. temperatures will remain in the seasoabove te seasonal average. seven santa rosa. below freezing in napa. copper, fairfield at 40. 50 in half moon bay. as we look to the afternoon numbers. some 50s and 60s. 63 for sunnyvale. 62 in redwood city. upper 50s are rich and, vallejo. 56 in
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antioch. downtown san francisco at 57. >> conditions in tahoe here is a live look outside at highway 50 at 89. i checked with caltran and we do not have any chain restrictions required. is an easy ride there. your morning lows will be into the single digits. we will have patchy, freezing fog to contend with. it will be mild and pleasant it will not feel like to enter into the afternoon. temperatures will be in the low 50s with plenty of sunshine for the next several days. a great time to head to the mountains. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast focus its attention on the san francisco bay area. we are looking get unseasonably warm conditions. some spots again, could climb into the mid to upper 60s. the continue with pleasant springlike weather as we start the next work weeks. the blocking pattern was stoppewill start to break down y
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wednesday and we could see showers. >> and bridge check if you are leaving the house no hot spots. an earlier incident was at south bound 80 at mission boulevard the outoff ramp. all lanes are currently open now. >> the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza we are seeing a build up in the volume of traffic mostly from east shore freeway and westbound 580. >> still no wait at pay gates. the meter lights are off. the san mateo bridge is looking good not only getting to it but past the toll plaza for those of you driving for the high-rise. >> south bound 101 is problem accident free. we do have areas of patch fog. drive with extra caution. we do not have any accidents to report yet. >> thank you erica. new this morning reaction from gun owners on president obamas
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of gun proposal. here in the bay area's some advocates and at the richmond gun club is skeptical about politicians creating new gun laws i think we have got lost on the books already that are not being enforced. >> let us and force the ones we already have before we put more on the books. >> there are a lot of guns out there. to bend them no one is going to turn in their stuff-- ban them. >> if you want an immediate solution get someone to protect the kids. if you are not willing to do that and throw your arms up and say that it a totally on recommended solution. >> in addition to skepticism about the plan members say banning the ar rifles will have a major impact on a competitive sport shooting in the bay
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area. >> a gun buyback in marin county netted some very dangerous weapons. we have video of some what they captured. the ak-47 that style assault weapon was collected at the point reyes off. >> it is fully automatic and illegal to own in all 827 fire arms were turned it. the event was popular they paid out there for $3,000 budget within a few hours. then they handed out $70,000 for the vouchers, which the district attorney says he will try to repay with privately raised funds. >> but this could mean that its second buyback scheduled for monday could be canceled or restructured. >> those stations are in operation. there will be no money simply because if we have a little money still to be dispersed it will goo gofers to the individual to have already got about it. monday will be a voluntary turn in it will be one where
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you could ask for a voucher again. we will be clear with you we did not know if it will be able to be redeemed. >> the d. a's office says the final word on their plans for monday will be released later today. keep it to kron 4 for that. >> this morning we have high resolution 0 those of the historic artifact that was stolen in there robbery at the oakland museum in california. the gold jewelry box was crafted sometime in the late 1800's. it was stolen on january 9th. it was initially a wedding gift from an early california pioneer to his wife. >> although the staff at the museum cannot put an exact price tag on the hard fact, they are certain it isn't cheap. >> there is a $12,000 reward for any information that may lead police back to that jury bo jewelry box. >> on tripoli avenue on january 5th a homicide
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happen. little evidence is leaving little for police to go on. there are no suspects and no motive has been identified. the victim's wife made an emotional plea for help outside police headquarters this morning. >> i have a small daughter she is asking for her father. i do not have answers. it is very hard. >> if someone knows something or have information for the police we are trying to, i do not know. we do not know anything we are trying to get information on what happened that day. i am very sad for my daughter. >> what do you tell her? >> the victim you saw this
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photograph was identified as 34 year-old evonm segura . he worked as a barber. his wife and family says he did not have any enemies. >> right now it is relatively clear out looking at san francisco. it is cold out there. we will be ñó
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>> we are backed at 4:39. >> new details this morning from officials in algeria. 24 hostages, including americans have escaped their captors. >> this comes after those victims were taken hostage during attacked by islamist figureghters.
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>> the group started the bus carrying passengers from a base at a british own gas field to an airport. in the cases are, the attackers or affiliate with an outside group based on mali. >> defense secretary leon panetta has called it a " terrorist act. >> in iraqui health officials say two car bomb that killed at least 11 just 8 mi. north of baghdad. that brings the day's best: a series of attacks to 15. >> car bombs are killing shite pilgrims as they make their way to try to the country's southern region. >> these programs are a favorite target for terrorists who seek to undermine the country'sshite led a government. >> one month at the failed bank rippled a young woman on moving new delhi was a
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promise faster at trial is set to begin. another pretrial hearing was held this morning after a few minor procedural issues were raised. defense lawyers of the five accused men say they need additional copies of some of the evidence. >> authorities are eager to move the case into a fast track court at the brutal attack nationwide protest and were white will be about to give in the women. >> this just into the kron 4 news room sources say that the ioc plans to strip lance armstrong of his 2000 olympic bronze medal. >> still ahead new details this morning up areas of san francisco that are more likely to suffer damage and an earthquake. are you living or working in one of them? it will take a
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>> we are backed at 4:44 it
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>> let us turn our attention to whether traffic. with erica looking at both. >> we have quite a spread of numbers. we have upper twenties. for santa rosa. lower '30's for east bay interior valleys. from the heart of the day we are coming in at the '40's along the coastline low 50s. it depends on where you're located. we are seeing just about everything. we also have some instances of fog currently forming in some of our north bay valley navato with seven degrees. 42 in richmond. 40 in san francisco. most locations are running a few degrees warmer, compared to yesterday. these are not your morning lows temperatures will continue to drop. in addition to the co weather we have fog. visibility down to 3 mi. in
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santa rosa. five it navato. >> along the coastline we are seeing 10 mi. which it was clear conditions. futurecast 4 focuses on the numbers throughout the day. by 8 most of us are out of the '30's. widespread forties'. low 50s along the coastline and holding on to the '30's are fairfield and concord. >> by lunchtime the blue starts to fill in nicely indicating where we will see the 50s. we could see lows 60s by lunchtime. it could be the day to eat outside. at 8:00 p.m. tonight you will notice the temperatures will not drop nearly as fast. in fact we're holding on to 50s are around the heart of the bay. '40's for the inland valleys. >> let us take a look at the numbers in your neighborhood. santa rosa 63. 64 in san was a. upper 50s for oakland and hayward. satellite and radar shows
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high pressure in control and will stick about for the next days. the pattern will break down into the middle of next week. a western storm pushing in from the west to bring some showers to the bay area. the models are showing it will stick to our north. again, we are keeping the chance a 10 percent chance of re as we head into next wednesday. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows mornings would not be as bad we will be above freezing for most of us. afternoon sunshine and blue skies. temperatures potentially in the mid to upper 60s. we will be unseasonably warm for the next several days. we have a shift in the weather pattern as we head into next wednesday. >> it is quiet in the traffic center. >> the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza looked great. on the incline we have left over lingering overnight road work. a couple of blades shut down on the incline. that is
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typical for this time morning. l-. anes shut down. anes shut down. >> south bound 101 the golden gate bridge looking good. patchy frost or fog potentially driving in from the north bay. >> over to our traffic maps overnight road work highwayon be are seeing yellow on the road way censors indicating some brake lights on that road. the rest of the peninsula could no problem for the bayshore freeway or interstate 280. >> was down 24 top speeds. >> high way 4 i did see some slowdown that is not the case now. speeds are back above 50 mi. for hour. >> all is well for north bound 101 coming out of the coyote valley. james. >> thank you erica. >> united nations secretary
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ban lo ,ppm will deliver a speech today at stanford. he will talk about how the un can create opportunities for transitions into world affairs. >> the secretary general speeches to focus on the u.n.'s role in creating opportunities out of challenges posed by today's rapidly transmitting world. >> ticket for today's speech are sold out but it will be live stricter standards website. 66 year olds and ki moon became secretary- general for you in in january 2007. >> the public is being asked to vote on an important san francisco municipal rate of construction matter. it is the chance of the tunnel boring machines being brought into the spring for the central subway project. >> voters decide who from a list of 5 it launches that this is coffeyville's oracle leaves. >> for a list of the names and to vote, log onto w w w dodds central subway .com.
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>> a 242 million plan for a new development at historic pier 70 will be presented to the port commission next week. >> it is part of a san francisco effort to revitalize underuse sections of the city's aging waterfront. >> the project calls for putting shops, restaurants and more on a 28 a. site. what happened over five to 10-220 years of construction. >> in san francisco, the city is the list of buildings which are potentially unsafe in a large quake. >> and their almost 3000 addresses of the list. >> here is a map showing where the building located. >> you can see their mark with blue dots. >> some neighbors have lots of locations with a very high risk--some neighborhoods. >> others mostly south the san francisco did not show much danger. architects and
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engineers to make a list looking for a wood frame, old orange or buildings. those they have the most potential for collapse or sustaining damage during an earthquake. >> new real estate figures for the bay area are out and they reveal big gains. the median price paid for home and the nine county bay area was 442,750 in december of 2012. that is up 32% from december to cause 11. with the median home price was 3335 $500,000 he tells us there seeing this jump first and at predict, the number to just going to keep going up. >> there is certainly a jump. >> this is indicative brought the tri valley area. we will see the uptick in 2013 mainly because we have a small number of holmes on the market. this time last
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year we had over 9000 homes. today we have a little bit over 3000 homes on the market. it is a huge reduction. we have almost as many sales. we would have more sales if we had more homes available. >> california home prices posted a 10th straight annual increase in december. >> it has been close to three years as a last mavericks search contest was held in half moon bay. but now, the competition is on. the window for mavericks' open this sunday. 24 world down surfers will compete about a half mile off the coast. swells are expected to be 30 to 40 ft. high with great weather conditions. in the past, mother nature did not produce the waves before the competition. thousands of spectators are expected to come and see mavericks. >> and that local news four organizers, local businesses and of course, the fans. >> they embrace it. they are
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proud of it. they want to see it go every year. the surfers want to come serve in it every year. >> i want to see the big waves. i want to see how they handle them. >> there is one big change this year people watch the competition from a jumbo television screen set up at a nearby hotel rather than at the coast. three years ago, spectators were injured when a rolgue wave hit the stands. >> will take a break at 4: 52. much more straight ahead. we have a live look from mount tam.
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>> we are back. 4:55.
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>> temperatures in the afternoon to give up to the upper 50s may buy 60. then we will be well into the '60s, this weekend and next week. pretty, whether for the foreseeable future. >> on to entertainment news just and timber lake have been very busy this week. after releasing his first single and more than six years, the triple threat has survived one of their original social media side. martha shade has today's hollywood minute. >> first start the social network and now he is bringing one back. >> singer and actor and now social media ought to put your justin timber lake. one feature that remains the same is the users friends. as of now his topics does not include my spaces co-
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founder. >> conrad bain has died. the actor died of natural causes on monday. beside his iconic grow as the park avenue about the debt to african american sons he had a hit 70 show maude. his daughter says he was lot like his differs joe's character. he was 89. >> good gay and lesbian alliance against defamation is presenting an outstanding images. >> among the film contenders is the oscar nominated a paranorman. other nominees include cloud atlas and the best exotic marigold hotel. >> for hollywood minute i am
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martha shade. >> still ahead on the kron 4 morning news a boeing's dreamlinr problems continue to grow and now europe has joined the united states and for supplies to remain grounded this morning. will have an update coming up. >> plus, the 49ers are gearing up for the big in f c title game sunday. we will hear from head coach jim harbaugh on how the team is preparing. plus we're watching weather and traffic this morning we will be checking in with erica and
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>> (male announcer): live from the bay area this is the kron 4 morning news. kron 4 news at 5:00 a.m. starts now. >> good morning. top stores were following this thursday, january 17th. the contra costa county health district is investigating a possible noro virus outbreak in at least two schools and lafayette. a live report is coming up. >> investigators are looking for this man wanted to kidnap a three year-old boy from the great mall in milpitas. details straight ahead. >> a strange story involving
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nodtre dame runner-up ,amto te'o will talk about the hoax thhat has gone viral. >> later tonight the temperatures will not get nearly as fast. >> santa rosa 42. 37 in oakland. i will have a look at where the numbers are expected to go and talk about your long-range forecast my next report. >> good morning george. >> good morning. no hot spots for the morning commute a light ride at the bay bridge. here's your quick commute check you will find light conditions still through the east bay. even for interstate 580, highway 4, south bay peninsula, north bay commute all look good.
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>> thank you george. >> the contra costa county health district is investigating possible mprp virus outbreak at least two schools in lafayette. your students called in sick yesterday's but the concern still remains this morning. kron fours will tran joins us live at the burton valley elementary school in lafayette. >> good morning will. >> good morning james is still a big concern because the health investigator needs to pinpoint if in fact this is they noro virus. >> the number of students who called in sick on monday dropped to 51. on friday it was as high as 100 students. that is 10 times higher than the average day. the administrators at the school, minute and ask questions. they spent the weekend scrubbing the place making sure things were calming. they took care of that matter and that probably worked. during the week the number has dropped. it is much higher than a
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typical day. that is why they will spend the day here as well as the next couple of days to monitor the situation. if it is the noro virus these are the symptoms. vomiting, stomach cramping, diarrhea, if you are an infant or elderly with a weekend of new system is especially difficult. there are no fatalities as far as this particular illness. we will talk to administrators and parents. a lot of them are probably concerned and may keep their children home. we will get their reaction later this morning. back to you james. >> new this morning san mateo county in redwood city firefighters on the scene of a fire at a home in the 3400 block of page st. in redwood city. >> that location is near where the dumbarton bridge
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meets 101 and redwood city. the fire was in a shed in the back of the house. the flames did not spread to the home. >> the resident was home at the time but was not injured. the cause of the fire is not seen as suspicious. >> investigators are searching for a man who attempted to kidnap a three year-old boy from a store in the great mall shopping center in milpitas. there is a sketch of the suspect. >> he described as an asian male, between 50 to 60 years old, 5 ft. 5 in. tall, weighing about 200 lbs.. the boy's mother told police, she was holding her child sanitize the store of let go when she thought her husband had taken the child other hand. that is when she turned to see the suspect walking out of the store with her son. he was only about 10 ft. away from her when she yelled at him. it responded by letting go of the boy's hand in running into the mall. police said the child was on hard. >> the fate of san francisco as recently passed
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a ban on public nudity to be decided in a federal court hearing today. for nudist activists filed a lawsuit in november seeking to stop an ordinance that san francisco's board of supervisors passed. the ordinance is set to take effect february 1st. the activists argue that being nude is protected on constitutional grounds as expressive speech and that the ordinance violates the protection clause by exempting events like folsom st. there and the pride parade. >> a nodr ame football start inspirational story about the death of his girlfriend was a hoax. ,amto te [o now says he was the victim of a sick joke. >> the start of a notre dame linebacker said last september that his grandmother and his girlfriend died within hours of each other in he would he planned to honor them. >> but, the girlfriend story
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was a hoax, according todeadspin .com. >> the story was that his girlfriend died of leukemia. >> the football player did not tender their of because the city promised party would not miss a game. >> we know now that they never saw each other in the first place. >> they are with me so i cannot do it without them i cannot do without the support of my family and girlfriend's family. i miss them but i know i will see them again one day. >> teo was the heisman trophy runner-up some suspect his overcoming of that that-he is expected to be a first-round pick in the nfl draft. that may be damaged if it turns out he was a part of the hoax. >> we want to know what you think joined the conversation on our face book page. way end and share your thoughts throughout the
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morning. >> the international olympic committee has stripped lance armstrong of his bronze medal because of his involvement in the doping. they sent a letter to him last night asking him to return the metal. this comes after the ioc was notified by cycling governing body that armstrong had not appealed the decision to disqualify him. >> armstrong admitted during an interview with oprah winfrey that he had used enhancing drugs to help him win seven toward france titles all of which have been stripped. the interview aired tonight on winfrey's old doubled in in a network. >> coming up the boy and 787 dreamliner has turned into a nightmare for boeing. we will follow the latest on the 150,000 students in new york city and try to find a way to get to school this morning. the bus drivers are on their second day of
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>> 5:10 a.m. is a time. developing news. europe's air safety a party has followed the united states in order in the ground in safety review of boeing 787 dreamlner. the faa grounded all boeing 787 dreamliner in the u.s. until the company can prove it fixed battery problems. >> comes after incidents were to their lives to get grounded the plane, because of similar issues. the faa announced a battery failure caused a leak of flammable material, heat damage, and smoke. >> the only u.s. carrier with plaza places united airlines. the dream my flies out of san jose mineta and with a in a 5 days a week, those flights to the cancelled no estimations
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when they will be a and running again. >> new this morning, the new york city school bus strike enters its second day. for more than 8000 school bus drivers went on strike yesterday's warning over job protection. most of the city's roughly 1.1 million public school students take public transportation or walk to school. but there are many students who rely on the buses including 54,000 special-education students and others who live far from schools and transportation. >> the city's last school bus strike, in 1979, lasted 14 weeks. >> still ahead on the kron 4 morning news governor jerry brown will be at uc board of regents meeting again today. more on what they will be talking about next. plus a full check of your thursday morning forecast that the kron 4
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>> by 3:00 p.m.. taking a
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double look outside it is cold out there. the afternoon will be very nice day. take a look at the approach to the bay bridge and the golden gate which will look nice and clear. >> high erica. >> the morning darya. it is cold and some spots we are below freezing. some locations sitting in the upper twenties. remember is the number i will show you are not the morning lows. the temperatures will continue to draw closer to sunrise. live outside our mount tam cam shows a clear morning for most of us. we have areas of local dense fog. i will get to that in the second. fairfield, concord have recently dropped into the of the twenties. 36 in hayward. we are seeing quite a spread. we have twenties out there and '30's around the heart of the bay and along the coastline. san francisco outages are below 40. >> temperatures and well into the afternoon before we get there some spots will contend with a pocket of fog
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forming for some of our valleys. santa rosa as currently did down to one and one-half miles of visibility. for those of you driving around navato drive with extra caution keep a safe distance. by 8:00 a.m. we will see low 50s along the coastline. most of us will be in the '40's. we will struggle to make it out of the '40's for their field and concord. fast forward to 12:00 p.m. the light blue appearing on the screen indicates where we will see those fifties. it will be a pleasant afternoon by lunchtime you can eat outdoors especially in the south bay. the green indicates where we will see lows 60s trickle in. temperatures will not drop as fast in the past few nights by 8:00 p.m. tonight. most of us still clinging to the low 50s. >> your afternoon high breakdown los gatos at 66,
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664 evergreen. 62 in palo alto. fremont at 61. 62 in santa clara. >> the east bay not islamist south bay. mild as well as the east arm. >> 56 for ocean beach and 53 in daly city. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlight changes the mornings would not be as cold. this is the last really cold morning. a string of nice weather. unseasonably warm conditions continue to the weekend. as we start the next work we cooler conditions by wednesday. we have the potential for rain. i will talk about extended models in my next report. >> at 5:18 a.m. and is
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trying to traffic with george. >> good morning erica. no hot spots around the bay area. we will start with the bridge check. the bay bridge toll plaza light traffic here no delays as you come in from the macarthur maize for the east shore freeway. >> 92, the san mateo bridge you will find a good ride is smooth in both directions. the head lights or the counter flow commute heading eastbound back toward hayward. >> the golden gate bridge 101 southbound an easy ride with no delays coming from marin county. updating drive times for interstate 680 to the san ramon valley a 16 minute drive. >> 12-14 minutes for the east shore freeway. >> of 16 and commute 4101 north bound from 85 to 237. the north bay ride looks good. 23 minutes from the bonavato the golden gate bridge. >> governor jerry brown will attend the university of california board of regents
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meeting again today. the agenda includes an update on his 2013-2014 propose a budget. as well as the uc budget. brown attended the uc regents' meeting as today to press the university system to expand on my education to make college more affordable. >> he was also on hand at san jose state university on tuesday with officials announced a pilot program to offer entry level, low-cost class for college credit. >> denied in a secretary ban ki , and will deliver a speech today at stanford. he will talk about how you in can create opportunities for changes in world affairs. the secretary- general speech is to focus on the you in a role in creating opportunities of challenges posed by today's rapidly transitioning world. >> ticket for today's be sold out but it will be live streamed through stanford's website. 68 year old ki , became secretary general for the year ending january
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2007. >> two masked gunmen robbed a san leandro home depot store in the west a shopping center. it happened just after 7:00 p.m. the two robbers held a cashier and made off with an undisclosed amount gas. one store employee fainted during the fighting are built. san leandro police say, the suspect's method is similar to another reason robbery in the same shopping center. >> san leandro police also valens video will help investigators identified the suspect. >> the fbi has rated and telldsogrante real estate office. this is video of our helicopter partnership with abc seven news. >> federal agents are born at the [ommac;e return to office on a [[oam has to day. but could not disclose the details about the operation since the search warrants are sealed. neighbor say that they knew
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little about the company, which moved into the building about two years ago. the building previously housed a deli. according to the pinnacle realtors website, the business is owned by juan mancheno of orinda, and specialize in fha financing for first-time buyers and other real estate services. >> off a man accused of during an investigation last week in san francisco telegraph hill neighborhood was ordered held on $5 million bail. >> jovan jones faces nine felony counts including rape, robbery and burglary with the intent to commit sexual assault for an attack saturday on all the street. jones did not enter a plea in return to court on friday to be assigned an attorney. the 26 year-old victim was talking on a farm and entering her home when jones allegedly forced his way in, then robbed and sexually assaulted the woman. jones faces a maximum sentence of multiple life terms in prison if convicted on all
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>> 5:25 a.m.. >> new this morning held them permission for san francisco restaurant was a lead available on yelp . mayor ed lee hopes including the score from the part of public health will help improve transparency and ultimately food safety. >> if it proves successful, the restaurant scores could find their way to other sites like google and trick adviser. >> currently, the city's restaurants are not required to post a score to are required to produce them if asked by customers. >> hopefully it will towards ever clear restaurant. >> new real-estate figures for the bay area are out and reveal big gains. the median
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price paid for a home in the nine county area was $442,750 in december 2012. >> that is up 32% from december 2011. with a median home price was 335,500 california home prices posted a 10th straight at your increased in december. we have new numbers in california is no longer home to the largest number with the highs for closure is. before, ill., in georgia took the title in 2012. >> total foreclosure violence include default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossession. they were down 3 percent nationwide in 2012 compared with year elleearlier. >> the time is 5 to 27. coming up on the kron 4 morning news will take a look at the forecast. and the movie theater in aurora, colorado work " people were killed in july will reopen today at 540. we will have the latest out of or are. is
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your home on the list of buildings considered saand safe in an earthquake. at 546 a it will tell you more of what you need to know about
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>> big stories we're following this morning the bay of simpson's guilt recently passed a ban on public nudity could be decided in court today. it is set to take effect this coming february 1st. non the inspirational story of a notre dame football story of a man overcome in the death of his girlfriend has been a hoax. he said that
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grandmother and girlfriend died within hours of each other. we're now finding out of a girlfriend never existed. >> the time is now 530 and it looks like everything will be sunny this afternoon. >> we are at the freezing mark and livermore and 27 as, for places like fairfield the out in santa rosa. downtown san francisco is coming in at 44 degrees. we have some patchy frost and patchy fog to contend with. keep that in mind as you leave the house and the afternoon will provide sunshine. temperatures possibly climbing in the mid to upper 60s. into tomorrows similar conditions into the noon hour but the morning will be as cold. we have high pressure and control and we have an extended dry forecast for the next several days. we a big changes to talk about as we head into the middle of next week and i will have full details of what to expect
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coming up and my next report. at 531 a and here is george. looking at >> looking at the barre bay bridge toll plaza there is a vehicle with a lot wheel or a flat tire. it is and a line of traffic but even with conditions as light as they are we could see early activation of the metering lights but we have not yet. for your bart ride this morning and that's where you're headed at the base of the station there is an equipment problem on the track. it is affecting the nine commute reacdirection. there is no indication of the severity of the problem, we will have more details and report them to you. >> the time is 5328 m and authorities are continuing to search for a man who tried to kidnap a three-year old boy from a store and milpitas. mike pelton is
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live on the same. >> it was a nightmare for any parent, an attempted kidnapping and side of mall. this happened on january 6th 83 year-old boy was inside a sports store with his mother. there were holding hands and that is when police say the mother felt a tug on her young boy and she assumed it was the father tried to grab ahold of their child so she let go. a short time later the mother noticed a total stranger walking out of the store holding on to her child. she screamed and the suspect let go of her child and ran out into the mall. police searched the area and never found the suspect of the just released a sketch. the suspect is described as an asian male 50 to 60 years old range in height from 5 ft. 4 in. to 5 ft. 8 in. tall weighing about 200 lbs. and has black hair. if you
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recognize this person called milpitas police. they also want to hear from you if your at the mall that day even if you don't think you have any usable information give them a call. if you were at the great mall and milpitas shopping on january 6th. >> that is kind of a long time for them to get this out, did they say why it was taking them so long. >> i plan on speaking with mlb is police this morning but they have been covering a lot of these cases composite sketch together. they're turning it the mosbest possible sketch. >> san jose police have released a sketch of a man to the state tried to pry a young child out of her mother's arms earlier this week. investigators say this is a sketch of the suspect tried to snatch a 2 year-old girl tuesday evening as she and her mother were outside
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their long on day zero court in east san jose. police went door to door in the neighborhood looking for anyone who might know sun in about the suspect. it is not clear the suspect was talk targeting that that particular child or if it was a random act. oakland police and released a sketch of a suspect involved in an attempted kidnapping of a 25 year-old woman. the victim was walking near the fruit bill bart station when police say a stranger grabbed her and tried to force her into a near died car. the victim managed to escape. she reported seeing at least two to three african-american males inside the waiting car and a suspect is described to be in the early 2757. >> and san jose police are asking for the public's help in solving this first city's at the city's first homicide of the year. that day or if it's on tripoli ave. little evidence is leaving little for police to go on. there
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are no suspects and no motives have been identified. the victim was identified as a 34 year old eastevon segura. he worked as a barber and his wife and family say he did not have any enemies. this morning and i resolution pose of the historic artifact that was stolen and a robbery at the oakland museum of california. it is a gold jury box that was crafted some time in the late 1800's. it was stolen on january 9th and was initially a wedding gift from an early california pioneered his wife. all the staff at the museum can put the exact price tag on the artifacts they are certain it isn't cheap. there's a $12,000 reward for any information that may lead police back to the jury box.
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>> pie 30 9:00 a.m. and the colorado movie theater where a gunman killed 12 people and injured 70 others is reopening tonight with a private event for victims and officials. some market is reopening the dorothy edward james holmes is accused of staging the massacre on july 20th. victims and their families were also invited to visit the remodeled theater earlier this week. some victims 8 is important to reclaim the theater as part of the healing process, others refuse the invitation to attend. meanwhile the city of or is asking a judge to lift the gag order that was issued a few days after the attack. the city says it wants to share its story of how people dealt with the massacre. they are arguing the gag order is no longer
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relevant because prosecutors laid out their evidence against suspected gunman james holmes a hearing last week. holmes is scheduled to be arraigned, and march on 166 felony accounts. >> airfare watchers say the united airlines is trying again to raise prices after a similar move failed earlier this month. there compared .com says that united raise prices on wednesday for travel within the u.s. by up to $20 per round trip. united tried to raise the price up by to $10 per round trip on january 3rd rolled back the increase after other airlines cut their air fares and changed. >> still ahead is your home and the severance is go area that is considered safe in an earthquake? we will take a look coming out. >> we will to take a look at
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>> 5448 am on the top stories we're following this hour san mateo county in redwood city firefighters contain a fire at a home in the 3400 block of page street in redwood city. there is a fire and the shad and the back of the house. there were no injuries and the cause the fire is not seen as suspicious. investigators are releasing this gets a man who attempted to kidnap a three year-old boy from a store and the great mall shopping center in milpitas. the boy's mother told police she was holding her is hot her son's hand inside a store and let go when she thought her husband had taken his other hand. the man was only about 10 ft. away from her when she yelled at him and he let go of the boy. the international olympic committee had stripped lance armstrong up his bronze medal from the 2000 sydney olympics because of his involvement and doping.
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armstrong admitted during an interview with oprah winfrey that he had used performance enhancing drugs to help him win seven toward france titles of which have been stripped. the interview airs tonight on winfrey's own network. >> and san francisco the city has made a list of buildings which are potentially unsafe and a large quake and there almost 3000 addresses on that list. here's a map showing where the buildings are located. you can see they are marked with lou dobbs. some neighborhoods have lots of locations with a very high risk. others, mostly south in san francisco do not show much danger. i could tax and engineers who made the list were looking for wood frame, older and shorter buildings. they say they have the most potential for collapse or sustaining damage during an earthquake. >> a live look the san mateo bridge and everything looks quiet in clear right now. >> as we take a look at the
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temperature is right now it is north of the shot that we are seeing very cold conditions. concord is at 28 degrees at the freezing mark and livermore. downtown san francisco and waking up to 44 so a mild start there. 43 in hayward and upper 30s in oakland. at 10 mi. of visibility at s f o and there or are no flight delays this morning. santa rosa the visibility is down to 3 mi. heavy fog also falls into the livermore at valley. keep a safe distance between you and the car in front of you. we applaud the contend with in the north bay and temperatures are a little higher this morning so there's more moisture in the air. the good news is later on today we are certainly looking to see an
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improvement. future cast force rose by 8:00 a.m. low 50s along the coast. most of us predominately in the 40's. we have been struggling to get out of 30's for communities along the delta. by lunchtime a mixed bag of upper 50's, low 60s expected in the south bay. it will be a pretty nice afternoon and evening is not too shabby as well. temperatures will not drop as fast as several spots will continue to hold onto '50s. actor ben highs, pleasant unseasonably warm conditions. daly city 53 degrees at 63 in santa rosa. a satellite and radar shows several things that we need to talk about. high pressure remains in control, firmly in place. the entire north pacific will be dry for the next several days. we are contending with an easterly breeze and that is keeping
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community is a little warmer, especially along the coast. as we head into next week a storm coming from the west could bring rain into the bay area. it is looking like a 10 percent chance. i do not think we will see any moisture or not that much. that storm will skirt just by us and spade to our north. there is a potential you will need your umbrella by the middle of next week. if you're heading to tahoe you will not need your chains. we do have freezing fog for the next several mornings and that includes truckee's so keep that in mind. temperatures and the low 50s said it will be a pretty nice and smilemild. 7 day around the bay forecast indicates whether on the warmer side. lows will not be below freezing, we will
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keep a low 30's. mid to upper 60s possible for saturday and sunday and we have a big shift in the weather pattern as we are headed into the middle of next week. >> we mentioned a stall on the upper deck of the bay bridge and it will require a flat bread told truck. it is not yet been cleared and it is creating problems for the westbound bay bridge commute. no indication of how soon it will be cleared and the metering lights have been activated. here is a look at our camera at the toll plaza and you can see the back up has already started to form. the meeting lights were turned on the last four to five minutes. this means early delays for the westbound bay bridge and could mean a very big back up. we may be looking at a hot spot here for your ride around the bay. otherwise, we have a good commute under way and here is arises at the right to the san mateo bridge is a problem free
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with no delays. the golden gate bridge 1 01 southbound no problems as you come and our head out of marin county. the east shore freeways still looks good, 13 minutes from hercules the berkeley and 18 minutes from walnut creek to dublin. we think that a little traffic and the drive time is 23 minutes coming into the dublin after change from a altamont pass. south bay freeways still look good, problem free. the north bay ride still looks good for 1 01 southbound and the drive time is still under 25 minutes from nevado heading down to the golden gate bridge. >> the white house official on-line petition platform called we the people has raised a number of signatures required for response from the demonstration from 20 by thousand to 100,000. the change is due to huge increases in both users and petitions. petitions are originally required 5000 signatures when we the people started in 2011 but
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after the site group, 25,000 became the new threshold. at this moment just under 40 petitions are past the 25,000 signature mark and await comment. nasa's teaming up with the european space agency to get astronauts beyond earth orbit. europe will provide the propulsion and power apartment for nasa's new orion and crude castle. the capsule will be first use of an unmanned mission and 2017. and after european parts will be incorporated in the first manned mission of our eye and on and 2021. both missions will be aimed at the vicinity of the moon and the exact details are being worked out. >> as roe vs. wade turns 40 most americans are opposed reversing abortion ruling. the ruling legalizing abortion at least in the first three months of pregnancy. and our role recent poll conducted by the
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pew research center 63 percent of americans believe that roe vs. wade should not be completely overturned. compared to 29 percent believe it should be. those most likely to favor of upholding roe vs. wade at 60 & i the baby boomers aged 50 to 64 were children or young adults in the case was decided on january 22, 1973. the time is 5328 am not at we are reminding you that after the kron4 news you can watch dr. phil at 10 and again at 4:00. we will be right back.
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>> and early back up at the baya bridge. metering lights
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have been activated early and we are already looking at an 18 minute drive. the problem here is that the meeting lights will have to be kept slow. and before too much longer we will see a very big bay bridge back up. their hopes for eight light and easy rider crosses ban have been dashed. >> it has been close to three years since the last mavericks are pomfret contest on half moon bay. the window for mavericks' opens this sunday. 24 world- renowned servers will compete about half a mile off the coast. swell's i expected to be 30 to 40 ft. high with great weather conditions. in the past mother nature did not produce the waves need for the competition. thousands of spectators are expected to come and see mavericks'. they will not be right on the beach like they have been in the past as you did
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see what happened in 2010. this time they will be watching the competition from a jumbo cds grade at a nearby hotel. three years ago, spectators or injured when a rogue wave hit the stands. it injured people so they think it is too dangerous for people to watch. >> coming up on the kron4 knows how samper says gillis teaming up with yelp to make you to help you make eat healthier eating decisions. a strange story involving notre dame heisman runner-up a strange story involving notre dame hlook at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half.